Tar Heels in G-League – Kenny Williams Season High

Kenny Williams is in his second season for the Austin Spurs of the NBA G-League and he was on fire tonight. The Austin Spurs went up against the Long Island Nets and Kenny led the team in scoring dropping 20 points, with 6 from 10 from behind the arc… he’s still got it Tar Heels!Continue reading “Tar Heels in G-League – Kenny Williams Season High”

5th Tar Heel to win ACC Freshman of the Week

On Saturday night we had the ‘Walker Kessler Game’ with the Tar Heels comeback win against Florida State University. Tar Heels came out on top over the Seminoles, who led by 16 points in the first half, but up steps Walker Kessler. Kessler had 20 points with 8 rebounds, he also recorded his most minutes.Continue reading “5th Tar Heel to win ACC Freshman of the Week”

Top 5 Point Guards of Roy Williams Head Coach Era

Coach Roy Williams is in his 18th season as the Head Coach of the Tar Heels and just recorded his 900th career win (the fastest coach to 900 wins). During that time Coach Williams has been spoilt with guards, and if you know North Carolina Basketball, it is well known as the Point Guard University.Continue reading “Top 5 Point Guards of Roy Williams Head Coach Era”

Tar Heels in Europe – February Update

Here’s a monthly update on the Tar Heels playing professional basketball in Europe. You can check out what the Tar Heels in Europe were up to previously in January’s update. I recently spoke to Joel James (UNC 2012-2016) who confirmed with me that he is now playing overseas in Turkey after his time playing professionallyContinue reading “Tar Heels in Europe – February Update”

Top 5 Games vs Duke over last 10 years

Over the past ten years we’ve had our battles with that school in Durham, with the Tar Heels on a 10-15 record over that timeframe (FYI, all-time series is 140-114). It’s the game all Tar Heel fans look forward to, it’s the game all basketball fans look forward to… it is the biggest rivalry inContinue reading “Top 5 Games vs Duke over last 10 years”

JP Tokoto vs Leaky Black

“HE HAS TOKOTO WITH HIM…. NORTH CAROLINA LEADS WITH THE REVERSE HAMMER SLAM!!!!” If you watched the Tar Heels play from 2012 to 2015, you would have been accustomed to seeing an Air Pierre Highlight on Sports Center. Jean-Pierre Tokoto was recruited out of Wisconsin and played with the likes of Marcus Paige, Joel BerryContinue reading “JP Tokoto vs Leaky Black”